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Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Posted on: February 20, 2012 11:07 am
Edited on: February 20, 2012 11:08 am
 
Does Baylen have a future in the NFL too? (Getty Images)
By Will Brinson

Drew Brees announced on Sunday night that he and his wife, Brittany, are expecting their third son. The Saints quarterback announced the news on Twitter; thankfully Saints Rapid Reporter Larry Holder is super diligent and we didn't miss it.

The babies Brees are oddly famous; Drew's first son, Baylen (above), became a mini-celebrity when the quarterback held him and his gigantic earphones in the aftermath of the Saints Super Bowl victory a few years ago. Their second son, Bowen, got his name via a Twitter contest to find interesting B-related names. (We're hoping the new one will be "Brinson Brees," because Brinson is the best B, obviously.)

Naturally, the latest baby news had a twist as well.

"Found out the sex of the baby by Brittany baking cupcakes today," Brees tweeted Sunday. "Bit into the center, all BLUE. Boy #3 is on the way!"

Color-coded cupcakes are absolutely the best way to find out what kind of baby you're having; not only is it a clever method of delivering the news, but it's delicious too.

More interestingly, though, is what Holder points out in his Rapid Report: Brees is the second notable Saints quarterback to produce a trio of baby boys. The last one to do so? Archie Manning.

His sons -- Peyton, Eli and Cooper -- are decent at football and relatively famous. There's certainly no guarantee that Baylen, Bowen and Currently Nameless Baby Boy will be good at football, but there's certainly a precedent set.

Either way, congrats to Mr. and Mrs. Brees on their latest piece of great parenting news.

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Comments

Since: Apr 21, 2011
Posted on: February 21, 2012 11:22 am
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

That is Peyton Manning's baby!



Since: Dec 22, 2011
Posted on: February 20, 2012 5:04 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

@tigerJon  WHO CARES? If its about FOOTBALL, Im all for it. I dont care about his personal life. Yes, Brees is a great guy. WHO CARES!




Since: Jun 3, 2010
Posted on: February 20, 2012 4:55 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Congrats to Brees as he is a classy guy and I hope he and his wife have a good marriage. Congratulations on the babies.



Since: Jul 24, 2010
Posted on: February 20, 2012 4:54 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Yeah, sweetlou; who cares about a positive story about a great football player who is also a great person raising a beautiful family? Give us more dirt. More Scam Newton. More stories about jerks beating their wives: so we can taunt those dudes' fans.



Since: Aug 26, 2011
Posted on: February 20, 2012 4:53 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

how is this news worthy, i am a Saints fan but who cares how many kids he has



Since: Dec 22, 2011
Posted on: February 20, 2012 4:18 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Whoop de doo! Its not sports news! Sorry to be that way but WHO CARES!



Since: Aug 17, 2006
Posted on: February 20, 2012 3:13 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Fill 'er up.


lingkind
Since: Feb 20, 2012
Posted on: February 20, 2012 12:26 pm
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Since: Jan 2, 2012
Posted on: February 20, 2012 12:13 pm
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Congrats to a class guy, and his lovely wife.  Hope they are a huge staple in the Big Easy for another 8 years of N.O. Football with Drew under center, and then forever after he retires!!



Since: Oct 13, 2007
Posted on: February 20, 2012 11:12 am
 

Drew Brees wife pregnant with third son

Much better story than Randy Moss!


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